The Beaminster Institute

15 Apr 2003
The Beaminster Institute, Fleet Street, Beaminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT8 3EH
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BEAMINSTER FLEET STREET, (EAST SIDE) ST 4701/4801 7/66 The Beaminster Institute GV II

Institute and Public Hall, detached. Dated 1902. Currently local hall, with private club over. Ashlar stone walls with chamfered plinth. Ovolo string-course at frist floor level. Moulded wooden eaves-cornice. Hipped slate roof. Projecting stacks on end walls, carried up into stone stacks with moulded cornices. 2 storeys. 5 windows, sashes with glazing-bars.

Projecting stone architraves and stone cills. Front door, at centre.

Doorway, round-headed with a roll-moulding and large dropped keystone.

2-leaf door with panels, semi-circular fanlight and glazing-bars. Stone at right-hand corner above plinth: "This stone was laid by Peter Meech, a native of Beaminster, 17th June 1902".

Listing NGR: ST4807801369


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0137 IOE Records taken by Derek Beauchamp; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Derek Beauchamp. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Beauchamp, Derek

Rights Holder: Beauchamp, Derek


Ashlar, Slate, Stone, Victorian Public Hall, Civil, Meeting Hall, Public Building, Institute, Education, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument, Club, Recreational